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Arabian romances and folk-tales

Habeeb Ibrahim Katibah

Arabian romances and folk-tales

by Habeeb Ibrahim Katibah

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Published by C. Scribner"s sons in New York, London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Arab countries.
    • Subjects:
    • Tales -- Arab countries.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby H. I. Katibah; illustrated by W. M. Berger.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGR275 .K3
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi p., 2 l., 3-262 p.
      Number of Pages262
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6734928M
      LC Control Number29025175
      OCLC/WorldCa5176838

      Folk-tales of Bengal, ~ Warwick Goble I bring you once again illustrations that transcend space and time by Warwick Goble,—these for a edition of Indian Myth and Legend by D. To know more about Indian Art and Mythology, Vintage, Antique, Art, Warwick Goble, Woman, Harem. Description. Classic stories and dazzling illustrations of princesses, kings, sailors, and genies come to life in a stunning retelling of the Arabian folk tales from One Thousand and One Nights and other collections, including those of Aladdin, Sinbad the Sailor, and Al Baba and the Forty Thieves.

        Description. Classic stories and dazzling illustrations of princesses, kings, sailors, and genies come to life in a stunning retelling of the Arabian folk tales from One Thousand and One Nights and other collections, including those of Aladdin, Sinbad the Sailor, and Al Baba and the Forty Thieves. The Thousand and One Nights, collection of largely Middle Eastern and Indian stories of uncertain date and authorship. Its tales of Aladdin, Ali Baba, and Sindbad the Sailor have almost become part of Western folklore, though these were added to the collection only in .

      Arabic Tales for the young and the curious is available as an e-book in most formats (Kindle, ePub, PDF etc) and as a traditional printed book. You can read these intriguing tales yourself. Or you can give them to your children to read on their own – knowing that they contain nothing offensive. Readers will be spellbound by the richness and sometimes darkness of these original stories and fairy tales.


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Genre/Form: Folklore: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Katibah, Habeeb Ibrahim. Arabian romances and folk-tales. New York, London, C. Scribner's Sons, The Arabian Nights /One Thousand and One Nights/ Notes: This book holds some of the folktales form the Arabian Nights Entertainments.

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